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Speaker & Moderator Information

16. April 2018 ESTES Congress 2018 no comments

1. Please locate your session room in due time. Please be at your session room at least 15 minutes prior to the start of the session.
2. We may remind you that speakers need to strictly observe the time schedule. Panelists should not speak before they are recognized by the chair and must first clearly state their name, institution and country of origin.
3. Please fill in the questionnaire which will be handed to you after the respective session.

1. Please locate your session room in due time. Please be at your Session room at least 15 minutes prior to the start of the session.
2. Speakers should deliver and view/check their PowerPoint presentations at the Speakers’ Preview Center (entrance area) at least 3 hours prior to the start of the respective session.
For sessions starting at 08:30, the PowerPoint presentations should be delivered the previous day.
In order to avoid any delays, speakers are kindly requested to hand in their PowerPoint presentations on USB. If you bring your own laptop, the presentation will be transferred onsite in the Preview Center.
If you want to bring your own laptop, it is crucial to make this known in the Preview Center three hours in advance for organisational reasons.
Speakers are not permitted to take PowerPoint presentations directly to the technical assistant in the session rooms.

Please note that your speaking time as indicated in the invitation letter has to be strictly followed. Your remaining speaking time will be displayed during your presentation.

Rest assured that your files will be deleted from the congress server after your presentation.

The best oral presentations will be chosen by a jury and receive the Best Oral Presentation Awards during the Closing Ceremony on Tuesday, May 8, 2018.

Pre- and Postcongress courses

22. January 2018 ESTES Congress 2018, General no comments

Thursday, May 3 – Saturday, May 5, 2018 (08:00 – 12:30)
Facultad de Medicina (College of Medicine) C/ Blasco Ibáñez nº 15, Valencia
Contact person:
Download the flyer here.


Thursday, May 3 – Saturday, May 5, 2018 (08:00 – 12:30)
Facultad de Medicina (College of Medicine) C/ Blasco Ibáñez nº 15, Valencia


Emergency Abdominal Surgery Course (EASC)
Palacio de Congresos de Valencia, Valencia, Spain
Saturday, May 5, 2018 (08:00-17:50)
Limited to 50 participants.
For detailed information please click here.
Registration can be done here.


Centro Internacional de Estudios de la Salud (CEISAL). C/ Camino San José nº 5. Castellón
Friday, May 4 – Saturday, May 5, 2018 (08:00 – 19:30)
Contact Person: Alex Sammel


Mass Casualty Incidents one day course
Palacio de Congresos de Valencia, Valencia, Spain
Saturday, May 5, 2018 (09:00 – 17:30)
Contact person: Carl Montan
Download the flyer here.


MUSEC Course*
Palacio de Congresos de Valencia, Valencia, Spain
Friday, May 4 – Saturday, May 5, 2018 (07:45 – 18:40)
For detailed information please click here.


Polytrauma Course
Sunday, May 6, 2018 (08:00 – 17:00)
Palacio de Congresos de Valencia, Valencia, Spain
Contact Person: Dr.HC Pape/ Dr. Roman Pfeifer
Download the announcement here.
Download the programm here.


* courses are fully booked


Permanent Education Committee Members

31. July 2017 Education no comments

Peep Talving
Visceral Trauma Section representative

Luca Ponchietti
Emergency Surgery Section representative

Jonathan Tilsed
Excecutive Board representative

Roberto Faccincani
Advisory Council representative

Simon Tizian
Polytrauma Section representative

Jan Verbruggen
Skeletal Trauma and Sports Medicine Section representative

Ioannis Gerogiannis
Disaster and Military Surgery Section representative

Piotr Koleda
European Trauma Course representative

EBSQ Trauma Surgery Examination

22. February 2017 ESTES Congress 2017 no comments

EBSQ Trauma Surgery European Board Examination Trauma Surgery during ESTES Meeting 2017 in Bucharest

Time: Sunday, May 7, 2017 07:45 am

Venue: Bucharest International Conference Center, Palace of the parliament

Registration and details:
Phone: + 32 2649 5164 Surya Ohara
Application form: Surgery/EBSQ Examination


Examination fee: special congress fee 200€ instead of 700€ normally for trainees from east European countries especially Romania

Industry Supported Sessions

14. February 2017 ESTES Congress 2017 no comments

Industry Supported Session: Boston Scientific

Sunday, May 7, 2017 | 12:45 – 13:45 | Room: Bratianu

Sweet dreams with a nightmare acure cholecystitis patient: Do you know all your options?

Speakers: Andrea Anderloni, Rozzano, IT & Hayato Kurihara, Rozzano, IT



Industry Supported Session: CSL Behring

Tuesday, May 9, 2017 | 12:30 – 13:30 | Room: Iorga

Management of bleeding and coagulopathy following major trauma 

Chairs: Ingo Marzi, Frankfurt, DE & Radko Komadina, Celje, SL

1. Emergency reversal of oral anticoagulants (Vladimir Cerny, CZ)

2. Advances in diagnosing early trauma coagulopathies (Marc Maegele, Cologne, DE)

3. Optimizing clotting in Trauma: 1:1:1 or goal directed therapy? (Herbert Schoechl, AT)

MUSEC course

13. February 2017 ESTES Congress 2017 no comments

MUSEC is a “hands on” ultrasound course, particularly devoted to acute care surgeons and emergency physicians.

The course is based on practical sessions; we are strongly convinced that the best way to learn is to do it yourself, with tutors that are coaching and lead your improvements, in order to optimize your efforts and your time.

MUSEC course information MUSEC course programme



Please click on following button for registration

MUSEC course registration

For further questions please contact Diego Mariani  at

Polytrauma course

2. February 2017 General no comments

The polytrauma course is intended to connect the knowledge of different disciplines (visceral surgeons, neurosurgeons, orthopedic surgeons, and intensivists) and to improve the quality of treatment. In 2002 the English course “Polytrauma Management – Beyond ATLS” was initiated by Prof. Giannoudis and Prof. Pape. It is intended to complement the existing concepts of ATLS and DSTC.

This course focuses precisely on the phase after ATLS, meaning the entire clinical process including rehabilitation.

Following topics will be discussed:

  • Life saving operations: Which organ comes first?
  • Management of combined injuries (Head/Chest/Abdomen)
  • Treatment strategies for multiple extremity injuries
  • Indications and techniques Damage Control Surgery
  • Prevention strategies for organ failure: Modulation of SIRS
Announcement Polytrauma course

For more details please contact Roman Pfeifer at

ECMI course

2. February 2017 ESTES Congress 2017 no comments

The “European Mass Casualty Incident Course” (EMCI-course) is a pre-congress course affiliated with the ESTES. It is the ambition to organize and institutionalise this course with every annual congress (ECTES). The course is endorsed by the ESTES and organized by the members of the Disaster and Military section. The course is provided in one day not to demand to much precious time of the participants.

The course is designed and dedicated to increase the knowledge and skills, concerning the management of mass casualty incidents, for mainly specialists/ personnel working in a hospital.

Venue: Medical University of Bucharest

1. Package deal with admission to the affiliated ECTES
2. Fee only for the pre-congress course


Please click on following button for registration

Registration Registration for Romanian delegates

More information:
– Credits: Official CME points will be requested
– Official certificate will be provided at the end of the course, acknowledged by the ESTES.

Announcement ECMI course ECMI course: programme

For further questions please contact Mike Bemelman at

EBSQ in Trauma Surgery

17. January 2017 Education no comments

EBSQ Trauma Surgery Examination – May 5, 2019, Prague, Czech Republic


EBSQ Trauma Surgery

European Board Examination Trauma Surgery during ESTES Meeting 2019 in Prague

Time: Sunday, May 5, 2019


Examination fee: special congress fee of EUR 200,00 instead of EUR 700,00 for Czech applicants

Registration and details:
Website and application forms
Phone: + 32 2486 0642 5164 Anne-Emilie Arnault


Training day for candidates of EBSQTrauma

19. February 2016 General no comments

The first time an EBSQTrauma (European Board of Surgery Qualification in Trauma) exam will be held at ECTES 2016 in Vienna. This exam exists since 1999 and was annually organized at the DGU, later DKOU meeting.
The exam will strengthen the role of ESTES for the quality and harmonization of trauma care in Europe. Parallel to the EBSQTrauma exam and also for the first time, the EBSQEmergency Surgery exam will take place at ECTES 2016 in Vienna as well.
The executive board of ESTES decided to organize a preparatory day for all possible candidates of the EBSQTrauma exam. This one-day event with state-of-the-art lectures will be called “Fit for Europe”, as it will help the candidates for the exam to refresh their knowledge in traumatology. Also residents and specialists, who are not applying for the exam, are welcome to attend the refresher course.

The training day will to focus on colleagues from East-European countries. The course will only be accessible after inscription and payment of a 100,-€ fee.

The day is structured in eight lectures of 45 minutes with 15 minutes of questions and answers. There will be four lectures in the morning and four in the afternoon. Thoracic trauma (25 minutes) and traumatic brain injury (20 minutes) will be combined into one 45 minutes lecture.


Programme Training Day


Registration Training Day

Please send the registration form to

Industrial Exhibition

26. November 2015 ESTES Congress 2016 no comments

List of Sponsors

as of March 21, 2016








CSL Behring GmbH

Tokai Medical Products


List of Exhibitors

alphabetical order, as of March 23, 2016

aap Implantate AG



Coreleader Biotech Co. Ltd.

Crosstec GmbH

CSL Behring GmbH

DePuy Synthes

Fehling Instruments

G.L. Pharma GmbH

Hofer – medical

I.T.S. GmbH

Königsee Implantate GmbH

Lohmann & Rauscher GmbH

Medartis AG

Medical Sales Consultants Austria GmbH


MedXpert GmbH


Smith & Nephew Medical LTD.



Tokai Medical Products

Wisepress Medical Bookshop


Hotel Scam Alert

24. November 2015 ESTES Congress 2016 no comments

We have been alerted to the fact, that companies going by the name EHS Exhibitor Housing Services and EHM Exhibitor Housing Management are making telephone calls indicating that they are “from the congress organisers” and claiming that they have a special hotel deal or that something is wrong with your hotel booking for the ECTES congress.

Please IGNORE these calls (and/or emails) and DO NOT PROVIDE credit card details.

We do not forward any contact details to third parties. These agencies DO NOT have access to information on hotel bookings you make with us (Mondial Congress & Events). They are accessing public congress information and searching contact details through search engines like Google.

Mondial Congress & Events, as appointed congress organising office, is the only official housing agency for ECTES 2016.

If you are unsure about the status of your booking, or you have any other questions please call us/or let us know by email.
Your contact persons at Mondial Congress & Events:
Melanie Mareiner (delegates & groups)
Denise Lembäcker (faculty)
Magdalena Putz (exhibitors)
Lena Kamner (project manager)
Florian Fehringer (project manager)

We look forward welcoming you to Vienna,
best regards,
Your Organising Team

Mondial Congress & Events

Mondial GmbH & Co KG
Operngasse 20B, 1040 Vienna, Austria
Tel.: +43 (0)1 58804 0
Fax: +43 (0)1 58804 185